10 Jan 2016

Taloa - 2 Ancient Instruments in Modern Times - Part 1

From Taloa, 1:00 pm on 10 January 2016

Chickasaw Indian composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate explores and compares the music of Native American and New Zealand Māori composers working in the Western classical tradition.

In this episode, Tate talks to taonga puoro specialists Horomona Horo and James Webster, and composer Charles Royal.

The small but perfectly-formed audience in Auckland Philharmonia Hall to hear works by Gillian Whitehead and Charles Royal

The small but perfectly-formed audience in Auckland Philharmonia Hall to hear works by Gillian Whitehead and Charles Royal Photo: RNZ / Tim Dodd